Peter Hill

Obituary of Peter Hill

Hill, Jerry, "Peter" Passed away peacefully at the Iroquois Lodge on Friday, October 30th, 2020 at 80 years of age. Beloved husband of Margaret Hill. Loving father of Evelynne (Tony R.) and Peter Antony G. Hill (Alana). Cherished grandfather of Nicole (Matt), Jessica (Cody), Abbey, Tenisha and Hope. Predeceased by his grandsons Alex and Edward. Predeceased by brothers John (Wilma) and James (Pat) and his parents Jerry and Bessie. Deeply missed by his nieces, nephews and extended family. Mr. Hill was educated on Six Nations later attended Brantford Collegiate and Pauline Johnson Collegiate in Brantford. Following high school Mr. Hill attended Huron University College in London graduating with an Honours degree in English and History. He received a graduate degree in History from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, The University of Toronto. His passion for learning extended to taking various courses at Queen's University and Canton University in New York. Education was a passion of Peter as he inspired many students as a teacher in Caledonia later working with the Ministry of Education as a curriculum developer and instructor at Six Nations Polytechnic. Mr. Hill has served on various committees relating to education, curriculum design and creating curriculum guidelines for people of Native Ancestry. He will be fondly missed by many colleagues, students, friends and all who knew him. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, a private visitation and service will be taking place and face masks are required. A Celebration of Life will take place at a later date due to Covid-19. Funeral Arrangements are entrusted with BECKETT-GLAVES FAMILY FUNERAL CENTRE, 88 Brant Ave. Brantford, 519-752-4331. If desired, donations to the Iroquois Lodge would be appreciated. A tree will be planted in memory of Peter in the Beckett-Glaves Memorial Forest.
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